Gary Thigpen joined the 41 First Alert Storm Team July of 2017. Prior to working with the weather team at 41 NBC, Gary has had many years of radio/TV broadcasting experience in Florida and Georgia, which included working as a News/Talk co-host for 2 years. Gary is originally from Florida and came to the middle Georgia area in 2002. Growing up in Florida, Gary said he has seen his share of hurricanes and severe weather. Weather forecasting and broadcasting have been Gary's passion since his teen years. When offered the job to be a part of the 41 NBC Weather team, Gary gladly accepted. Gary is happy to be able to share with you, the ever changeable weather conditions here in middle Georgia from time to time on 41 NBC.